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Aves Hawaiienses : the birds of the Sandwich Islands


Published 1890
Topics Birds
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statement of responsibility: by Scott B. Wilson ; assisted by A.H. Evans.

Published in 8 parts, beginning December, 1890, concluding July, 1899. The table of contents (p. iiia-iiic) includes the date of publication for each article.

Pages 1-250 are not numbered consecutively, each article having separate paging, although the index is numbered [251]-257. The table of contents and the index both make reference to the text as if consecutively paged.

"Printed by Taylor and Francis ..." --Verso of t.p.

The bird plates are drawn, lithographed and hand-colored by F.W. Frohawk.

"Remarks on the structure of certain Hawaiian birds / by Hans Gadow" : p. [219]-[241].

"Further remarks on the relationships of the Drepanididæ / by Hans Gadow": p. [243]-[249].

Errata and corrigenda on p. [2] (4th group).

citation/reference: Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib., p. 686-687.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Published in 8 parts, beginning December, 1890, concluding July, 1899. The table of contents (p. iiia-iiic) includes the date of publication for each article

Pages 1-250 are not numbered consecutively, each article having separate paging, although the index is numbered [251]-257. The table of contents and the index both make reference to the text as if consecutively paged

"Printed by Taylor and Francis ..." --Verso of t.p

The bird plates are drawn, lithographed and hand-colored by F.W. Frohawk

"Remarks on the structure of certain Hawaiian birds / by Hans Gadow" : p. [219]-[241]

"Further remarks on the relationships of the Drepanididæ / by Hans Gadow": p. [243]-[249]

Errata and corrigenda on p. [2] (4th group)

Includes bibliographical references and index

Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib.

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SCNHRB copy 39088009550054 has some penciled annotations throughout

SCNHRB copy has embossed stamp on t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum; accession no. 165910

SCNHRB copy has the publisher's printed green stiff-paper wrappers for each part bound in at the end of the volume, along with a prospectus (iii, [1] p.) for this work

SCNHRB copy of the prospectus has R. Ridgway's signature on p. [i]

SCNHRB copy has brown buckram library binding with gilt-lettered spine


Publisher London : R.H. Porter
Year 1890
Pages 488
Possible copyright status NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language English
Call number 39088009550054
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Book contributor Smithsonian Libraries
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